Larry Barton

Larry E. Barton, 72, of Reedsville, Ohio, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va. He was born Jan. 24, 1941, son of the late Ralph and Hazel Ruth Kibble Barton. He attended Fairview Chapel Church, and was a member of the Coolville Masonic Lodge 337 F&AM and the Valley of Cambridge Scottish Rite.

He is survived by his wife, Kay Barton; a daughter, Darlene and Mark Grossnickle; two sons, Rick and Rusty Barton, and Kevin and Shelley Barton; three grandchildren, Adam, Jessica and Whitney; a sister, Greta and Charles Donaldson; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio, with John Mark Thompson officiating. Burial will be in the Eden Cemetery. Friends may call 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Masonic services will be held 8 p.m.

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